Friendship and Saint Paul AME

Friendship and Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal churches will host a prayer breakfast at 10 a.m. Nov. 23 at Friendship AME Church, 2260 Ga. Highway 16 E., Jackson. The theme is “Seeking Peace in Troubled Times.” Donations of $7 are asked. Call 770-775-1105.

Macedonia Missionary Baptist

Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, at 144 Hope McClure Road, Jackson, will host a deacons appreciation at 10 a.m. Nov. 24 honoring all of its deacons. The chairpersons are Brenda Head, Parlie Jefferson and Pearl Taylor.

The church will host a Christmas gala Dec. 14 at the National Guard Armory. Tickets are $25 with proceeds going toward the church building fund.

New Life Holiness

New Life Holiness Church, at 281 W.W. Carr Ave., Jackson, will host a Thanksgiving food drive from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 24. Boxes will be available to families in need.

East Juliette Baptist

East Juliette Baptist Church, at 183 J.H. Aldridge Drive, Juliette, will host a “Raise the Roof Festival” from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 30. The event is a fundraiser for a new roof for the church, and will include gospel singing, food including barbecue, Brunswick stew, hamburgers and hot dogs, a bounce house, cake walk, games, face painting, a silent auction and a bonfire. Those in attendance are asked to bring chairs. For more information, call 478-214-5600.

Jackson UMC

Jackson United Methodist Church, at 409 E. Third St., Jackson, will host Breakfast with Santa Dec. 8. The public is invited.

The annual Chancel Choir Cantata will be at 11 a.m. Dec. 15.

St. Mary, Mother of God

St. Mary, Mother of God Catholic Church, at 359 Old Griffin Road, Jackson, has Vigil Mass Saturdays at 5 p.m., and Sunday Mass at 9 a.m.

Religious education is held at 10:20 a.m. following the 9 a.m. Mass. Middle through high school students are welcome to Youth Group on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. following the 6:30 p.m. Mass.

The church will be having Coffee and Conversation on Wednesdays at 9 a.m.

Anyone interested in becoming Catholic should contact the church office about OCIA classes.

Chaplet of Divine Mercy is daily at 3 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration is Fridays 10:45-11:45 a.m., but on the first Friday 10:30-11:45 a.m.

Reconciliation is the second and fourth Saturday from 4-4:45 p.m. and Thursdays and Fridays 11-11:45 a.m.

Anointing of the sick is the second weekend of the month following Masses.

Holy Day of Obligation Masses are usually held at noon and 7 p.m. Check the Bulletin for changes.

First Baptist

Jackson First Baptist Church, at 1227 W. Third St., hosts the Ironmen Bible Study led by Pastor Cary Snelling every Wednesday at 6 a.m. All men are invited. Breakfast is free.

Outreach Baptist

Outreach Baptist Church, at 180 Shiloh Road, Jackson, hosts worship services and a children’s ministry at 10:30 a.m. Sundays. Bible study is at 7 p.m. Wednesdays.

CrossOver Ministries

CrossOver Ministries, at 2702 Ga. Highway 16, Jackson, hosts a dinner from 6 to 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday in the teen center before Bible study. Donations are accepted. Bible study is held at 7 p.m. every Wednesday.

The church hosts worship services at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sundays. For more information, visit or call Pastor David Morris at 678-898-1010.

Joshua’s Place

Joshua’s Place Church, at 114 Duffey Road, Jackson, has services for all ages at 7 p.m. Wednesdays and two Sunday morning services, one at 9 a.m. and one at 11 a.m. On Thursday nights the church hosts the Overcomers Ministry, for anyone struggling with addiction, at 7 p.m.

Every Friday night the church hosts prayer at 6 p.m. The public is invited. Visit

Feast of the Tabernacle

Feast of the Tabernacle, at 722 Macon Road, Jackson, hosts worship services at 11 a.m. Sundays.

Faith of the Tabernacle

Faith of the Tabernacle hosts Sunday worship services at 10 a.m. at the Rocky Plains Elementary School gymnasium, at 5300 Ga. Highway 162 S., Covington.

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